Our 3M™ Undercoating protects vulnerable automotive metal parts from corrosion and abrasion. Specifically designed for automotive undercarriages, wheel wells and body panels — quarter panels, under hoods, trunks, undersides of floor pans — it’s equally effective in many other automotive applications. Multi-purpose aerosol undercoating is available in a rubberized formula that can be painted.
A general purpose masking tape suitable for non-critical masking of automotive paint spraying and baking operations. Yellow in color, this tape offers effective adhesion and conformability with clean removal of up to 1 day.
This product makes it easy to attach emblems and nameplates to vehicles with professional looking results. The thin profile of the tape thick, makes it possible to achieve a flush fit for less noticeable attachment. Adhesive is applied to both sides of the tape to allow for simple pressure sensitive bonding.
Scotchgard™ Automotive Fabric and Upholstery Protector helps preserve the appearance of interiors in cars, trucks and vans by repelling spills, blocking stains and resisting soiling. Scotchgard adds a layer of protection so that water, oil and dirt won’t soak in immediately, giving you an opportunity to wipe away the mess with a cloth.
A 3M undercoating with corrosion protection, high-build capabilities, excellent spray pattern and coverage, and sound deadening qualities. This product gives the coarsest texture of all 3M undercoating products. Coarse texture helps to match desired OEM texture, helps keep customer satisfied with final appearance of repaired car. Easy to apply with good coverage that gives a consistent final appearance. High-build capabilities let you match many desired thicknesses. Great sound deadening product that significantly reduces chipping and road noise. Black, rubberized, protective coating developed primarily for use as a sound deadener, protective coating, and underseal. Bonds to a wide variety of surfaces. Use with applicator gun.
3M Super Duty Rubbing Compound is an aggressive compound that removes 1000 and finer sand scratches on all types of paint surfaces and gelcoats. Our compound remains wet on the job with little or no mess, maintains high rate of cut with constant pressure and buffs to high gloss with minimum effort. It can be used by hand or machine.
3M White Grease is a diversified technology company serving customers and communities with innovative products and services. 3M is committed to actively contributing to sustainable development through environmental protection, social responsibility and economic progress. A heavy-bodied, lithium grease based, aerosol lubricant. It provides good performance under high friction loads, rubbing, and wiping action. It is excellent for general applications on all metal moving parts.
3M Hand Glaze provides a deep finish that restores the OEM appearance of a vehicle. Our professional-quality formula creates a “show car shine” without the use of any wax or silicone. A gloss-optimized formula enhances the brilliance of the shine. This formula is both paint shop and clear coat safe.
The 3M Perfect-It Extra Fine has been designed to enable virtually any paint defect rectification work to be carried out with ease and confidence. This cutting compound is the ideal solution for removing medium swirl marks, defects and light scratches prior to final polishing. Less aggressive than other compounds in the range, it is easy to use – even for beginners.
3M™ Perfect-It™ Rubbing Compound combines strength and finesse, removing fine scratches and defects. We engineered this automotive paint rubbing compound for use with newer clear coats that are used in shops today.
PT1100 is a 3M Acrylic Plus Tape black foamed acrylic adhesive with additional acrylic adhesive on both sides. Typical applications are attachments of rigid add-on-parts such as spoiler, rocker panel, antenna housings, roof ditch moldings and wheel arch extensions, etc., where an aesthetic bond line is required. PT1100 demonstrates a very good adhesion to many automotive surfaces, good inner strength, excellent long term stability as well as a very good adaptability to the areas adhered to. Due to the unique viscoelastic nature of PT 1100 stress is dissipated in the tape this results in formation of durable bonds.
3M™ Detailing Diluter automatically mixes 3M detailing products to correct ratios. We offer different models of detailing diluters for mixing many of 3M’s water-based detailing products. Choose the model that is best for your application.
We developed our 3M™ Detailing Squeeze Bottle for efficiently storing and dispensing auto body polishes, compounds, glazes, liquid wax and solvents. Fluorinated high density polyethylene construction resists paneling and helps preserve the integrity of common auto shop compounds. Squeeze bottle includes a removable spout top for easy dispensation and a cap to prevent spillage.
Our durable 32-once Detailing Spray Bottle lets body shop technicians dispense 3M™ Body Shop Clean-Up™ products easily and efficiently. It is fluorinated to resist paneling, discoloration and odor permeation, making it suitable for storage of water-based glass cleaners, wheel cleaners, degreasers and detergents. Its tapered neck fits 3M™ Spray Trigger Nozzle Head 37717.
Our 3M™ Interior Dressing is a ready-to-use dressing that highlights the vinyl, leather, plastic and rubber surfaces inside your customers’ vehicles. This versatile dressing is formulated to deepen the colors and sharpen the natural gloss on a range of surfaces in a vehicle’s interior. Water-based silicone emulsion sprays easily onto cloth for immediate use, or can be diluted for a lower gloss.
Water-based silicone emulsion concentrate, designed to restore a deep black appearance on tires, hoses and rubber moldings, and a clean new look on vinyl, plastic, and other low gloss or flat painted surfaces.
Use Scotch® Masking Tape 2328 for a wide variety of applications in auto refinishing. Our masking tape adheres well. It offers a secure grip, clean removal and excellent edge definition. It also conforms well and has high edge tear resistance. Available in all popular widths from 18mm to 72mm.
Our 3M™ Trim Masking Tape lifts and protects trim moldings during auto body masking, eliminating overspray and visible paint edges. A rigid band along one edge slips gently behind the molding, lifting it slightly from the body. Paint flows under the molding while its exterior stays masked for a professional, finished paint job without removing or replacing the moldings or rework for paint lines.
3M™ Soft Edge Foam Masking Tape protects door jambs, hoods or any area of a vehicle that needs to be sealed while being painted. Our foam tape provides a soft edge to prevent hard paint lines. The polyurethane foam structure tape is completely flexible so that it conforms to unique contours and is easily workable. Our tape is available in multiple sizes to meet specific needs.
3M™ Acrylic Plus Tape PT1100 features two adhesives, one on each side of a 1.14 mm acrylic foam core, designed for robust performance even to complex contours and difficult automotive paint surfaces. The viscoelastic foam core provides stress relaxation when high application loads are encountered, while maintaining tight bond-line aesthetics under normal conditions.
Specially designed fine line tape for detailed two-tone paint work or paint striping. “3M 06523” Fine Line Tape. Will provide sharp paint lines, less edge build up and has excellent curvability without edge tear or wrinkling.
3M™ Finesse-It™ Marine Paste Compound reconditions boats with heavily oxidized surfaces to restore the appearance of the gelcoat. It also removes P800 sand scratches production gelcoat and grade 1000 or 1200 sand scratches on tooling gelcoat. White color reduces the potential for staining of light-colored boats.
For defect repair and scratch removal our 3M™ Glass Polishing Compound is a high quality, one-step solution for assorted glass surfaces and parts. This bottled liquid compound uses a cerium oxide mineral blend, which assures a great cut and the highest level of polish possible.
3M Perfect-it III Fast Cut Compound is a fast acting, coarse grade compound for the rapid removal of fine sanding scratches. Offering fast and effective action, this product is the ultimate tool when it comes to removing unsightly scratches that can otherwise damage the appearance of a vehicle. It works hard to achieve a fine, high gloss finish on both fresh and aged paintwork, so is suitable for use in a number of processes to deliver a perfect, good-as-new finish.
Our 3M Perfect-It Machine Polish is our highest-performing polish for collision repair. This machine polish is 3M’s fastest for removing compound swirl marks and leaves the finest finish. Our high efficiency formula means you’ll use the least amount of product, saving you both time and money.
3M Finesse-It II Machine Polish removes microfine scratches, swirl marks, light oxidation and other minor or everyday surface imperfections and returns car surfaces to a flawless, wet look shine. It is an excellent product to use following fine-grade sanding and requires only light to medium pressure for immaculate results.
3M™ Finesse-it™ Polish – Final Finish is part of a line of specially designed compounds and polishes to be used on OEM and baked refinish paints to remove sand scratches or to remove swirl marks from previously compounded areas and is designed to produce best results when used with an air or electric buffer equipped with our 3M™ Finesse-it™ buffing pads.
3M Trim Masking Tape is designed to lift mouldings allowing complete paint coverage under the moulding while protecting the front of the moulding from paint overspray. The tape is suitable for every trim masking situation, including the masking of side mouldings, inset door handles, tail light assemblies, sidelight and headlight units. It eliminates sharp paint edges, speeds vehicle painting and improves vehicle throughput.
A quick action fine cutting compound ideally suited for the removal of light oxidisation, overspray and minor scratches. Follow with 3M Finesse-It II Finishing Material (3M-09048) for a clean and high-gloss finish.